As expected the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty50 index which closed near 11,843.75 at the previous trading session is now opened on a flat note with a positive bias at 11,865.20. However after the opening, it plunged and trading near 11,815.85, 29.40 points down. (09:24 AM IST)
On the other hand, the BSE-SENSEX index which closed near 39,529.72 is now opened near 39,581.77. Currently, it is trading near 39,403.29, 126.43 points down. (09:27 AM IST)
On Nifty50, around 15 stocks have advanced, 33 declined while 2 remain unchanged. The top gainers among Nifty50 are Vedanta, Wipro, India bulls, Zeel Entertainment, and Infosys while the top losers are Dr. Reddy’s, Cipla, Sun Pharmaceuticals, Bharat Petroleum, and Maruti.
It seems a flat start for the benchmark indices in the domestic market where among the sectors, metal, bank, and IT are trading higher, while some selling was seen in the FMCG, pharma, and energy, etc.